Adolph Gottlieb John Wurst (1882-1969)

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Adolph Gottlieb John Wurst
Born: 11 May 1882 Waterloo County, Ontario
Died: 3 Apr 1969 Harbor Springs, Michigan
Father: John Wurst
Mother: Rosina B. Waechter
Siblings: Adolph Gottlieb John Wurst
Freda Christina Wurst
Carl Frederick Wurst
Lena Wurst
Pauline Rose Wurst
Spouse: Wilhelmina Buchhorn
Married: 11 Apr 1901 Petoskey, Michigan
Children: Frieda Marie Wurst


Petoskey News-Review, Friday, April 4, 1969:

Adolph G. Wurst Rites Monday

BRUTUS -- Funeral for Adolph G. Wurst, 86, will be at the United Church of Christ here Monday at 10:30 a.m., the Rev. William Wickey officiating. Burial will be in Maple River Cemetery.

Mr. Wurst died April 3 at the Emmet County Care Center at Harbor Springs.

He was born May 11, 1862, in County Waterloo, Ont., and moved to the Brutus area with his parents when he was three years old. He was married to Wilhelmina Buchhorn at Brutus April 11, 1901.

Mr. Wurst was a life-long member of the United Church of Christ and a member of the Maple River Grange.

He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Frieda Sydow, of Alanson; nine grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are a brother, Carl Wurst, of Petoskey and two sisters, Mrs. Lena Durham of Flint and Mrs. Freda Buchhorn of Brutus.

Friends may call at the Stone Funeral Home after 4 pm. Saturday all day Sunday.


  • Marriage: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Marriages:
Date of Marriage: 4/11/1901
Liber: 3
Folio: 323
  • Marriage: FamilySearch IGI, Extracted Marriage Record, Emmet Co., MI:
Groom: Adolf Hurst, b. , , Canada
Father: John
Bride: Mina Buckhorn, b. , , Germany
Father: Fred
Mother: Henrietta Brown
Married: 11 Apr 1901 Petoskey, Emmet, Michigan
  • Death: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Deaths:
WURST, Adolph G
Date of Death: 4/3/1969
Liber: 1969
Folio: C12
Place of Death: Harbor Springs, MI
Name: Wurst, Adolph
DOB: 1882
DOD: 4/3/1969
Inscription/Comments: Wife: Wilhelmina Wurst
Wurst, Adolph G.
Age: 86
Born: 05/11/1882
Died: 04/03/1969
Cemetery: Maple River, Brutus
Obituary: on file
Memo: Wife: Wilhelmina Wurst
  • Petoskey News-Review, Monday, 3 Jan 1983, Obituary: Sydow, Frieda Marie Wurst